20th Century

Case Study

By Graeme Macrae Burnet - Published 2022



An author researching a notorious and now-forgotten British psychotherapist unexpectedly receives a series of notebooks written by a former patient. Thus begins Graeme ...Read Review

Miss del Río

By Barbara Mujica - Published 2022


Biographical Fiction

Stories of two different but equally engaging women intertwine in Mujica’s superb historical novel portraying the life of film star Dolores del ...Read Review

Lying Eyes

By A.K. Kulshreshth - Published 2022


In 2005 Singapore, the elderly Ah Ding is making a precarious living selling packets of tissues in one of modern Singapore’s steel and ...Read Review

The Circus Train

By Amita Parikh - Published 2022


The World of Wonders circus and the train that carries it through Europe is the only world Lena has known. Raised by her ...Read Review

The Navigator’s Daughter: A Kat Lawson Mystery

By Nancy Cole Silverman - Published 2022



In Phoenix, Arizona, in 1996, Kate is summoned by her WWII veteran father, Steve, and shown a piece of an airplane’s aluminum skin ...Read Review

That Summer in Berlin

By Lecia Cornwall - Published 2022


Lecia Cornwall’s That Summer in Berlin is a close-up view of the 1936 Berlin Olympics through the lens of two debutantes on a ...Read Review

The Orchard

By Beverly Lewis - Published 2022


Inspirational Romance

Beverly Lewis continues to impress with thoughtful journeys and gentle romance in her latest novel, The Orchard. In this mid-20th century tale, ...Read Review

A Quality Street Christmas

By Penny Thorpe - Published 2022



Autumn 1938, and unease about a possible war is spreading among the workers of Mackintosh’s chocolate factory in Halifax, Yorkshire, especially as some ...Read Review

The Devil’s Blaze (Sherlock Holmes in WWII)

By Robert J. Harris - Published 2022



Fans of Sherlock Holmes will welcome this latest addition to the great detective’s myth. Robert J. Harris sets this novel at the ...Read Review

Escape Route

By Elan Barnehama - Published 2022


Growing up in New York City in the late 1960s, 13-year-old Zach’s life is defined by his Jewish roots and the war ...Read Review

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